The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Essex / Colchester
Rank 37 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 71 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.59% 24.91% 13.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.66% 43.83% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 70 17
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £27,500 £13,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 162 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 63.47% 56.84% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 96 158 78
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Colchester region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Colchester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) SCCM
3 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
4 12 (44.44%) Apple
4 12 (44.44%) Blackberry
4 12 (44.44%) Smartphone
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (40.74%) Proofpoint
5 11 (40.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (40.74%) Clearswift
5 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
5 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (40.74%) iTunes
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
6 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (33.33%) VPN
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) Nokia
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (29.63%) SCOM
8 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
8 8 (29.63%) Mobile Computing
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Phone
9 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
9 7 (25.93%) Service Management
9 7 (25.93%) Process Management
9 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) iTunes
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) SCCM Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Server Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Linux Server Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Mobility Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Messaging Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Blackberry
1 12 (44.44%) Smartphone
2 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (18.52%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) CMDB
5 1 (3.70%) BYOD
5 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Phone
5 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
2 7 (25.93%) Process Management
2 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) ITSM
3 6 (22.22%) People Management
4 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
1 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) SCCM
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (29.63%) SCOM
4 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Apple
2 11 (40.74%) Clearswift
2 11 (40.74%) Proofpoint
3 8 (29.63%) Nokia
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Infoblox
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (7.41%) Kofax
8 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
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